Cuba says second COVID-19 vaccine Soberana 2 boasts 91.2% efficacy
HAVANA, July 8 (Reuters) - Cuba said on Thursday its two-shot Soberana 2 vaccine, delivered with a booster called Soberana Plus, had proven 91.2% effective in late stage clinical trials against the coronavirus, following similar news about its...
Guest Columnist Eli Scholtz: ‘An embargo on the minds of the American people’
On June 23 for the 29th consecutive year, the vast majority of countries of the United Nations General Assembly voted for a resolution demanding an end to the half-century-old U.S. economic embargo against Cuba. Most people think that this is...
Cuba denounces effect of US sanctions during the pandemic
United Nations, Jul 7 (Prensa Latina) The permanent representative of Cuba to the United Nations, Pedro Luis Pedroso, denounced today how in the midst of the complex situation generated by Covid-19, the United States Government maintains numerous ...
By Vijay Prashad on July 1, 2021 In 1869, at the age of fifteen, José Martí and his young friends published a magazine in Cuba called La Patria Libre ('The Free Homeland'), which adopted a strong position against Spanish imperialism. The first...
Cuba returns to normal, Elsa moves through Straits of Florida
At 6:00 a.m. (local time), the central region of Elsa was estimated at 24.3 degrees North latitude and 82.5 degrees West longitude, a position that placed it about 125 kilometers north of Havana and 75 kilometers to the west-southwest of Key West.
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